Giedo van der Zwan (1967), born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Since the age of 11 Giedo has been active in photography and over the years has experimented with different genres such as wildlife-, macro-, portret-, abstract- and travel photography.
Between 2008 and 2012 Giedo enjoyed a few publications from his wildlife portfolio online and in Dutch photography magazines like Focus, Columbus and National Geographic.
Since early 2017 Giedo van der Zwan has become active in street photography (his day job is self-employed writer and publisher).
Giedo started a long-term project 'Pier to Pier' in 2017 and in June 2018 he published a book and started his solo exhibition on the Pier of Scheveningen under the same title.
He has been a finalist and won several photography prizes at national and international festivals and received international recognition for the project.
Book: 'Pier to Pier'
Giedo launched his self-published book Pier to Pier on June 10, 2018.
The book is on sale in local bookstores and museum